Looks like Harvey Weinstein will be in town for the Oscars after all - just maybe not like you'd expect.
As Hollywood prepares for the Academy Awards aka Oscars 2018, a massive golden couch has created huge buzz online.
WADA says Russian Federation still not compliant on anti-doping
The Russian Olympic Committee was banned from the Olympics on December 5 because of widespread doping at the 2014 Sochi Games. The IOC decision was slammed by the lawyer for Russian whistleblower and former Moscow drug lab director Grigory Rodchenkov.
To be exact, the life-size figure is actually a statue of the disgraced producer sitting on a gold-coloured couch and holding an Oscar.
The phrase "casting couch", used to describe the demand of sexual favors for work, may seem a relic of a bygone era but is "still very much a part of the Hollywood culture", he said.
A street artist that goes by the name of Plastic Jesus trolled Hollywood Thursday when he unveiled a golden Harvey Weinstein statue on Hollywood Boulevard. The producer, who denies all allegations of non-consensual sex, is now still in a rehab facility in Arizona, though he recently spoke out, apologizing to Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lawrence for using their names to dismiss a sexual misconduct class action suit. "Hopefully now in the light of recent allegations against many leading figures in Hollywood the industry will clean up it's (sic) act".
NBA Agent Dan Fegan Killed in Car Crash
The collision happened just after 9:30 a.m. local time when Fegan's SUV attempted to merge onto the highway. He had a public falling out in 2017 with his agency, Independant Sports & Entertainment (ISE).
Weinstein was one of the movie industry's most influential men, powering independent movies such as "The King's Speech" and "Shakespeare in Love" to Oscar best picture wins.
He was sacked from the company that bears his name, banned from the Producer's Guild of America and expelled from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Maria Contreras-Sweet- a former member of the Obama administration who is expected to be the head of the company's new board- has said that the deal marks "a new vision that embodies the principles that we have stood by since we began this process last fall".
The artist - whose real name is unknown - said it took two months to make the statue, and it was paid for by donations.
Tori has five children with Dean - Liam, 10, Stella, nine, Hattie, six, five-year-old Finn and Beau, who turns one on Friday. The New York Post reports that Spelling did not have a weapon, but behaved aggressively before the police got there.
According to a new report , three new iPhones will launch in 2018, all derived from the design and features of the iPhone X. All three of Apple's new phones will have an updated operating system, likely called iOS 12 , according to Bloomberg .
Premier Rachel Notley has announced the measures against British Columbia, including the ban on wines from B.C., has ended. He also reiterated that B.C. plans to appeal Alberta's wine boycott through the Canada Free Trade Agreement.
The Turkish foreign ministry charged Paris with releasing a false read-out of the conversation between the two heads of states. Turkey had officially asked the Czech Republic to extradite Muslim and take him into pre-trial detention.
The military says the boat sailed beyond an Israeli-imposed designated fishing zone, ignoring verbal warnings and warning shots. The two rival Palestinian factions finally agreed on a unity government in April 2014, but it fell apart months later.
It is the very same phone which appeared a few days ago with almost full-screen design without any bezels either on top or bottom. It could be the solution to manufacturers - such as Apple and Samsung - wanting to completely remove bezels on smartphones.
Schaaf said she is concerned that this "has been used as a wedge issue and that this ugly myth that immigrants are criminals". The new sanctuary law does not preclude local or regional law enforcement agencies from cooperating with ICE.
LaZebnik tweeted soon after the results of Saturday's curling match to congratulate Team USA on beating Sweden . It was sweet redemption for the USA team, which finished last and second-to-last in the last two Olympics.
He'll essentially fill the spot vacated by Ryan Spooner , who was one of three players shipped back to NY in exchange for Nash. The tragedy in Parkland also has galvanized the team , with Luongo having lived in that area for the last 12 years.
Billy Graham's final resting place place is in the Billy Graham Library's Prayer Garden, beside his wife, Ruth, who died in 2007. It is expected to last about 90 minutes, and also include prayers by pastors from as close as Charlotte and as far away as Asia.
Everybody was terrified and we rushed to the gates and frantically scrambled to jump over the fence. "We then started running". I know you are working closely with them. "I have been in your shoes since 2014 when schoolgirls were abducted in Chibok".
Several aid and missionary agencies said poor communications in the densely forested area made damage and injury assessment hard . The quake follows another seismic event in Japan , where a 5.5 magintude natural disaster struck just hours before.
BlackBerry Ghost to Come Sans Bezel; Runs Android OS
That's superior only to the Essential Phone's total shipments for the year, and that company didn't even exist for most of 2017. However, as the company is an exclusive partner to Indian Blackberry smartphones, the devices may be sold only in India.
ZTE Unveils New Mid-Range Blade V9 Series at MWC 2018
The Blade V9 will be available in two configurations for the USA - 3 gigs of RAM and 32 GB storage, or 4 gig RAM with 64 GB's. Apart from this, the ZTE Tempo Go sports a 5 Inch display with 854 x 480 Pixels of Screen Resolution.
Snow causes chaos at United Kingdom airports
Customers who are scheduled to travel through those airports through Friday can rebook through March 21, subject to availability. De-icing of aircraft and snow clearing is now taking place and the airport says additional staff are on site to assist.
Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing
The US reserves are expected to grow 2.7 million barrels per day, according to a preliminary data. Brent , the global benchmark, lost $1.22, or 1.9 percent, to $63.52 a barrel as of 10:51 a.m.
Best in history' Messi lauded by Coutinho, Busquets
Dembele is a great player, I'm sure that with time and work we will learn. "Now we're in the most complicated part of the season". Coutinho went with one of his signature curlers from outside the box, going far post with force.
Neanderthals Could Be the World's Oldest Artists
Yet it was hard to prove that any of this art had been made by Neanderthals , and few archaeologists humored the idea. Modern humans were capable of symbolic behavior, so it "turns the who's copying who debate on its head", Pike said.